The Staggering Numbers That Prove Mississippi Is The Deadliest Place In The Nation To Drive A Car    

With so many things to love about Mississippi, it can be easy to overlook the state’s (few) downfalls. However, there’s one that’s pretty hard to ignore. According to the National Safety Council, Mississippi is the deadliest place in the country to drive a car. What’s more, Mississippi has been leading the nation in traffic fatalities for nearly 20 years! Read on for the staggering statistics that confirm the dangers Mississippi drivers face.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

 

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